Engineers and construction teams began a series of public road upgrades in Austin, Maroa, Illini, and Hickory Point Townships, which will allow turbine construction to begin once completed. After construction of the wind farm is completed, the improved roads will continue to benefit the local community.
E.ON's North American headquarters is in Chicago, IL and operates more than 3.1 GW of renewable generation from wind and solar across the United States. E.ON is one of the world's largest generators of renewable energy, and has invested more than $12 billion globally in wind and solar projects over the last decade.
E.ON SE is an international investor-owned energy supplier and will in future be focusing entirely on energy networks, customer solutions and renewables. In the 2015 financial year, more than 56,000 employees based in many countries in Europe as well as in North America generated sales of around €116 billion. Around 33 million customers purchase gas and electricity from E.ON. Within the global renewables segment, E.ON is a leading company and will continue to expand the share of renewable energy in E.ON's power generation portfolio. The company has already invested more than €10 billion and operates nearly 5.3 gigawatts of renewable capacity. E.ON is headquartered in Essen, Germany.
Media Inquiries: Will Eberle, Manager, Government Affairs & External Relations (312) 479-7627 Will.Eberle@eon.com
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